Psellos
Contemporary Development With Functional Programming

Schnapsen Log Archives

Columns for November, 2015

Maintain Control

Martin Tompa
November 5, 2015

You have made a small comeback against Rudi in this third round of the regional tournament. You then find yourself in the following endgame position…

An Endplay with Holes

Martin Tompa
November 21, 2015

The game point scores against Rudi are getting closer in this third round of the regional tournament. In the next deal, you find yourself in the following position…

About the Author

Martin Tompa

Martin Tompa (tompa@psellos.com)

I am a Professor of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington, where I teach discrete mathematics, probability and statistics, design and analysis of algorithms, and other related courses. I have always loved playing games. Games are great tools for learning to think logically and are a wonderful component of happy family or social life.

Read about Winning Schnapsen, the very first and definitive book on the winning strategy for this fascinating game.

Subscribe

Getting Started

Links for Schnapsen and Sixty-Six

Links in German

Links in Hungarian

Recent Columns

April
Homework on Expected Values, Apr 26
March
Thoughtful Actions, Mar 25
Noble Sacrifice, Mar 4
February
Carpe Diem, Feb 10
The Glass is 9/10 Full, Feb 2
January
The Battle and the War, Jan 17

Archives

2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012